John Muir Health has been involved in screening high-risk patients for lung cancer since 2007. Our participation in the pioneering International Early Lung Cancer Action program (I-ELCAP) helped establish John Muir Health as a Screening Center of Excellence as designated through the Lung Cancer Alliance, as well as a Lung Cancer Screening program through the American College of Radiology.
CLINICAL MINUTES: MINIMALLY INVASIVE THORACIC SURGERY
Wilson Tsai, MD, Thoracic Surgeon, Medical Director Thoracic Program, discusses the advantages of using Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery in the treatment of Lung Cancer.
CLINICAL MINUTES: LUNG CANCER SCREENING
Michaela Straznicka, MD, discusses Lung Cancer Screening as implemented by US the Preventive Services Task Force - including insurance coverage and treatment options dependant on outcome.